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Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist, who employed nonviolent resistance to lead the successful campaign for India's independence from British Rule, and in turn inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā, first applied to him in 1914 in South Africa, is now used throughout the world... Read More

BornMohandas Karamchand Gandhi
2 October 1869
Porbandar, Porbandar State, Kathiawar Agency, Bombay Presidency, British India
Died30 January 1948 (aged 78)
New Delhi, India
NationalityIndian
Other namesMahatma Gandhi, Bapu ji, Gandhi ji, M. K. Gandhi
OccupationLawyer, Politician, Activist, Writer
Years active1893–1948
EraBritish Raj
MovementIndian independence movement
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